Case Studies

Spectus and Worsley Glass help transform Manchester’s Wilburn Basin and create nearly 500 homes

Wilburn Basin is a brand new high-quality housing development of nearly 500 homes in four blocks ranging from 8 to 21 storeys sited around the historic River Irwell Basin, Manchester. It offers an attractive waterside…read more.

Published: 20th February 2018

ADM Windows uses Spectus Flush Casement windows to recreate traditional aesthetics in a farmhouse

Sheffield’s ADM Windows has just given a stone farmhouse in Maltby, South Yorkshire, a new lease of life by installing 17 Spectus Flush Casement windows and one bay window. Aaron Fountain, Director of ADM Windows,…read more.

Published: 27th November 2017

care home development

Elite 70 specified for flagship care home development

Spectus has supplied its Elite 70 Bevelled solution to a state-of-the-art, residential care home development in Barrow-in-Furness. Parkview Gardens is a £7 million, 60-bed care facility designed for older adults, which offers specialist support for…read more.

Published: 23rd August 2017

ADM Windows uses Spectus Flush Casement windows

To enhance heritage looks of a barn conversion in Worksop Spectus fabricator ADM Windows in Sheffield has just completed the installation of nine Spectus Flush Casement windows in a barn conversion in Worksop. Aaron Fountain,…read more.

Published: 10th May 2017


Yorkshire-based Spectus Approved Window Contractor Jade Windows has won a second contract for the award-winning Yorkare care home group after installing more than 200 casement windows and patio doors in the group’s most recent addition….read more.

Published: 6th March 2017


The Vertical Slider window system from Spectus Window Systems has been used in a major Welsh coastal cottage renovation project. Supplied by trade fabricator and by Spectus customer, Universal Trade Frames Ltd (UTFL) and installed…read more.

Published: 7th November 2016

Spectus Vertical Sliders installation

Spectus Vertical Slider Supports ‘Five-Star’ Seaside Elegance

Nothing could epitomise English seaside elegance more than a 19th Century mock Tudor Bed & Breakfast and tea room on the green of an unspoilt Norfolk village. So when the new owners of the Corner…read more.

Published: 5th October 2016


X1 The Exchange, Salford Quays: PVC-U Wins Over Aluminum In Prestigous New-build

More than 500 PVC-U windows were chosen for an 11-storey residential new-build, X1 The Exchange, close to the prestigious Media City in Salford Quays after the developer was presented with specification and costings that showed…read more.

Published: 15th July 2016

Care Home Opens On Time Thanks To Jade

Spectus Approved Window Contractor Jade Windows earned the praise of a major care home group for returning to finish a 200-window installation despite the main contractor going into administration near to the end of the…read more.

Published: 12th November 2015

Spectus and Worsley Glass blend into a city’s industrial heritage

When the brief for a new development is to blend in with a former listed brewery and lodging house, the result is inevitably going to be something a little above the ordinary and the Sillavan…read more.

Published: 6th October 2015

Vertical sliding windows installed at Varndean College

Supplying 250 vertical sliding windows for a refurbishment project at Brighton’s Varndean College may not be out of the ordinary for Mercury Glazing Supplies, but when the project’s remit required its customer, Lancing Glassworks Ltd,…read more.

Published: 6th May 2015

Barton Road

Spectus Window systems’ elite 70 system has been used to give a traditional new build development in swinton, Greater Manchester a contemporary twist. through its fabricator Worsley Glass, windows, curtain walling and bi-folding doors were…read more.

Published: 5th May 2015